Monday, 23 January 2012


The EEF's Executive Survey on the outlook for 2012, according to UK manufacturers (EEF)

A brief interview with Martin Whitmarsh of McLaren (Think Quarterly)

The 'What lessons can the UK learn from Germany in manufacturing?' debate continues (Fresh Business Thinking)

On a similar note, Ian Robertson, head of sales and board member at BMW raises the issue that apprentices 'enjoy a great place in society' in Germany (Telegraph)

Not quite a story... yet. The official Olympic teapot is made by Wedgwood in the UK. Or is it? (Steven Moore)